HOR RecordsThe Doobie Brothers played more than 60 concerts in 2012, wrapping up the year with a New Year's Eve show in Richmond, Canada. Singer/guitarist Tom Johnston says the band's plans for 2013 call for "more of the same." That certainly seems to be the case -- a look at the veteran rockers' schedule shows they currently have more than a dozen tour dates lined up, spanning from a February 24 performance in Tampa, Florida, through a May 10 stop in Thackerville, Oklahoma. read more ≫
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RobinGibb.com/PR NewswireIn 2012, we sadly lost many beloved artists. Here's a look back at some of the more notable music stars who passed away during the year:
Fred Milano -- January 1 -- member of Dion and the Belmonts. Milano **** of lung cancer at the age of 72.
Bob Weston -- January 3 -- played guitar with Fleetwood Mac from 1972 to 1974. He **** of a gastrointestinal hemorrhage. Weston was 64. read more ≫
Jim Spellman/WireImageSome interesting new details have emerged about Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood's recent wedding to theater producer Sally Humphreys. Previous reports revealed that Paul McCartney was among the attendees at the December 21 ceremony, but now Wood has told U.K. read more ≫
Mercury NashvilleIn the beginning of 2012, few could have predicted that one of the best-selling albums of the year would be a country album...by Lionel Richie. Actually, it wasn't as crazy an idea as it sounded. After all, Richie had written country hits for Kenny Rogers and Alabama. So Mr. read more ≫